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Gold Futures Settlements

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Month Open High Low Last Change Settle Estimated Volume Prior Day Open Interest
MAR 15 1204.8 1206.9 1200.1 - -3.4 1200.6 22 153
APR 15 1203.8 1208.4 1197.7 - -3.5 1200.9 100,314 257,573
MAY 15 1205.4 1205.9 1200.7 - -3.5 1201.4 6 8
JUN 15 1204.6 1208.8 1198.9 - -3.5 1201.9 4,027 64,524
AUG 15 1206.1 1208.1 1200.5A - -3.5 1202.8 1,236 19,904
OCT 15 - 1208.6B 1202.7A - -3.5 1203.5 238 5,164
DEC 15 1207.4 1211.1 1201.5 - -3.5 1204.3 2,472 29,519
FEB 16 1208.5 1208.5 1204.3 - -3.5 1205.2 207 4,292
APR 16 1205.5 1205.5 1204.1 - -3.5 1206.3 104 868
JUN 16 1211.0 1211.0 1205.4 - -3.5 1207.6 76 5,420
AUG 16 - - - - -3.6 1209.1 0 253
OCT 16 - - - - -3.6 1210.8 0 526
DEC 16 1211.7 1211.7 1211.7 - -3.6 1212.6 5 5,508
JUN 17 - - - - -3.6 1219.0 17 3,987
DEC 17 - - - - -3.6 1227.2 0 4,471
JUN 18 - - - - -3.6 1236.9 0 1,828
DEC 18 - - - - -3.6 1247.5 0 464
JUN 19 - - - - -3.6 1258.4 0 2
DEC 19 - - - - -3.6 1269.6 0 647
JUN 20 - - - - -3.6 1282.6 0 7
DEC 20 - - - - -3.6 1300.6 0 6
Total 108,724 405,124

About Gold

Gold futures are hedging tools for commercial producers and users of gold. They also provide global gold price discovery and opportunities for portfolio diversification. In addition, they:

  • Offer ongoing trading opportunities, since gold prices respond quickly to political and economic events
  • Serve as an alternative to investing in gold bullion, coins, and mining stocks

Things to know about the contracts:

  • Physically delivered
  • Block-trade eligible
  • American-style options
  • Can be traded off-exchange for clearing only through CME ClearPort